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The Resource The great bridge : the epic story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, David McCullough

The great bridge : the epic story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, David McCullough

Label
The great bridge : the epic story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge
Title
The great bridge
Title remainder
the epic story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge
Statement of responsibility
David McCullough
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCullough, David G
Dewey number
624.2/3097471
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TG25.N53
LC item number
M32 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The great bridge : the epic story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, David McCullough
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published 1972; reprinted with new introduction by the author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Author's note -- The plan -- Man of iron -- The genuine language of America -- Father and son -- Brooklyn -- The proper person to see -- The chief engineer -- All according to plan -- Down in the caisson -- Fire -- The past catches up -- How natural, right, and proper -- The mysterious disorder -- The heroic mode -- At the halfway mark -- Spirits of '76 -- A perfect pandemonium -- Number 8, Birmingham gauge -- The gigantic spinning machine -- Wire fraud -- Emily -- The man in the window -- And yet the bridge is beautiful -- The people's day -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
608 pages
Isbn
9780743217378
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2001027007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45841634
  • (Sirsi) o45841634
  • (TMQ) i0743217373
Label
The great bridge : the epic story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, David McCullough
Publication
Note
Originally published 1972; reprinted with new introduction by the author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Author's note -- The plan -- Man of iron -- The genuine language of America -- Father and son -- Brooklyn -- The proper person to see -- The chief engineer -- All according to plan -- Down in the caisson -- Fire -- The past catches up -- How natural, right, and proper -- The mysterious disorder -- The heroic mode -- At the halfway mark -- Spirits of '76 -- A perfect pandemonium -- Number 8, Birmingham gauge -- The gigantic spinning machine -- Wire fraud -- Emily -- The man in the window -- And yet the bridge is beautiful -- The people's day -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
608 pages
Isbn
9780743217378
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2001027007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45841634
  • (Sirsi) o45841634
  • (TMQ) i0743217373

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